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Horror Icon and Master of Suspense: Sir Alfred Joseph Hitchcock – By Baron Craze

I suppose it is no surprise that I include Alfred Hitchcock as a Horror Icon and will try and limit myself in writing volumes on his masterful artistic career. The first thing most will retort with is – wait, he didn’t do a lot of horror movies, and you are semi-right, it’s in fine details…


Dr. Terror’s House of Horrors (1965) – By Baron Craze

Horror anthologies always have a special place in the genre, and especially with the fans, sometimes they share a theme or otherwise a series of short stories anchored with main tale flowing through it. These were popular in the early-60s to mid-70s until 2010 and onward where it became more standardized for filmmakers joining together…


Re-Animator (1985) – By Baron Craze

I love when a horror movie pushes the so-called acceptable limits, and rather rips up the envelope of decent standards, horror is a harsh word, it doesn’t do well with niceties, rather horror fans and viewers shall encourage and applaud those who are faithful by delivering the goods, just like with The Evil Dead [1981]…


Horror Icon and Cinema Influencer: Bernard Herrmann (1911–1975) – By Baron Craze

    It has been some time since a Horror Icon article graced the site of The Horror Times, once again for those unaware we note on the anniversary death date of a person to review their life accomplishments, remembrance and influenced others in their careers. Although this one, does tie closely to another Icon…


Alligator (1980) – By Baron Craze

  The horror film genre prides itself with taking folklore and urban legends and morphing them into scary movies or just solid tales to entertain audiences, well screenwriter John Sayles (Piranha [1978]) did that with Frank Ray Perilli’s (Laserblast [1978]) story.  Its concerns the story of how pet gators are flushed down a toilet and…


Psycho [1960]: 60th Anniversary – Influences Transcending Time – By Baron Craze

  In the past I’ve reviewed the film Psycho, for numerous film sites, even did a Q&A series of questions for the Horrornews site now the film hit its 60th anniversary in September, and still has a stellar impact on cinema fans, I had the opportunity to see it once more on the silver screen…


Abbott and Costello Meet the Mummy [1955] – By Baron Craze

When it comes to comedy nowadays its practically solo effects, a movie might have two comedic stars in it, but they actually are more independent than a duo, and that is where the talents Bud Abbott and Lou Costello shined, they were and still are one of the most famous comedy teams of all time….


Horror List of the Day, Week 4 – By Baron Craze

Well, sadly we’ve arrive to the final week of October 2020, while to some of us every day is Halloween and others we live the horror lifestyle, which is gothic on steroids, but in all seriousness this year was hard for everyone, some for very obvious reasons. Therefore, enjoy the frights, scares, and remember the…


Horror List of the Day, Week 3 – By Baron Craze

While it is true I’ve overlooked some subgenres there’s no way to include them all in month, without ruining our intended format, however it allows next year to add more variation, thereby discovering new horrors to tease and tantalizing your eyes, and tattoo your memories with more nightmares.   WEEK 3 OCTOBER 18th to 24th…


Horror List of the Day, Week 2 – By Baron Craze

Yes, another week has past by as we proceed with this strange 2020 year, and puzzling Halloween. Once again movies on this list can crossover into other days, the toughest we have starting the week off is the topic of zombies, virus verses undead, therefore it needs 2-days for proper coverage. WEEK 2 OCTOBER 11th…